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Re: name / id attribute usage

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Sun, 24 Nov 2002 16:28:22 -0500
Message-Id: <200211242128.QAA06222@nerd-xing.mit.edu>
To: mccarthy36@earthlink.net
cc: www-html@w3.org

> Furthermore, in 4.10 of XHTML 1.0 it says (once again regarding 'id' and
> 'name' used as fragment identifiers):
> "HTML 4 defined the name attribute for the elements a, applet, form, frame,
> iframe, img, and map."
> This omits at least one element, 'input',

Note that for inputs, "name" is not unique.  Eg all the radio buttons in a
radio group have the same name.

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